FROM Sean Caine
Baltimore Archdiocese highlights inaccuracies in 'The Keepers' The Baltimore Archdiocese argues that it was unfairly portrayed in the Netflix documentary “The Keepers,” and explains why it defended itself against the $40 million lawsuit brought by two of the film’s subjects, Jane Wehner and Teresa Lancaster. Archdiocese Spokesman Sean Caine says the church will cooperate fully in any investigation of child sex abuse.
Revisiting showrunner Steven Bochco on his memoir Steven Bochco, the writer-producer behind record-breaking Emmy winners Hill Street Blues, LA Law and NYPD Blue, fought battles with everyone from out-of-control actors to network censors in his long career. He isn’t afraid to tell those tales in his memoir, Truth Is a Total Defense. This week we revisit the conversation where he shared some of his favorite stories with us.
George Saunders: Lincoln in the Bardo (Part I) Lincoln in the Bardo dramatizes a grieving President Lincoln as he visits the grave of his beloved son Willie, who died at age eleven. In the novel, the buried dead believe they're not dead -- "they're sick and refer to their coffins as "sick boxes."
Gov. Jerry Brown: California and China will fight climate change together President Donald Trump reportedly wants the U.S. to withdraw from the Paris Climate Accord, and he’s expected to announce a decision soon. California Governor Jerry Brown heads to China to strengthen climate and clean energy ties.